Photos above and below taken in Kickers Gym. Banbury 1987. Clipping from Banbury Guardian. Sensei Mick Crossley and Sensei Gareth Rees.
Mark Aston 1964-2023
Gareth's training partner and good friend from the late 70s. Gareth and Mark first met in March 1977 and trained together for 3 years at Banbury Lau Gar Kung Fu Club. In his day, Mark was one of the top semi contact fighters in the country and was a former European lightweight champion.